Shows for Kids (NY Reviews) (18)

Broadway and Off-Broadway shows for kids and their families!

From Disney classics like 'The Lion King', to stage adaptations of beloved children's books, family-friendly theatre is a popular choice for families looking to head into New York's theatreland.

Let Show-Score's community of avid theatre fans tell you the best shows on Broadway and beyond for families! Read New York Theatre reviews from our members and their picks for the best children's family shows running in and around New York right now!

93
Must See!
22K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

This all-ages musical spectacle tells the untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

91
Must See!
11K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Puppets and live actors create a magical world to tell the story of Simba's rise to the throne.

88
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Harry Potter is all grown up in this Tony-winner that brings the magic of the books alive on stage.

86
Excellent
6K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Disney's stage adaptation features hit songs from the film, plus several new songs for Broadway.

86
Excellent
484 Reviews
Ends Jan 02
NYC: Midtown W

Radio City Music Hall presents its annual holiday extravaganza featuring the legendary Rockettes!

84
Great
177 Reviews
Ends Dec 30
NYC: Greenwich V

The return of Be Bold! Productions' family-friendly musicalization of Charles Dickens' iconic tale.

83
Great
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: East Village

This family-friendly show celebrates the power of percussion and the sheer joy of banging on things.

82
Great
23 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Virtual

Irish Rep presents a recorded version of the classic musical about a family dealing with change.

82
Great
12 Reviews
Ends Dec 18
NYC: Brooklyn

A new production of the story of the orphan boy who would become Peter Pan.

81
Great
309 Reviews
Ends Jan 01
NYC: Midtown W

Characters from two beloved literary classics join forces in this family-friendly holiday special.

80
Great
513 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
NYC: Midtown W

This spectacular display of sight and sound can only be described as ‘bubble artistry’.

86
Excellent
2 Reviews
Ends Feb 05
NYC: Midtown W

An original, family friendly immersive show where the audience can help tell the story of Arlekina.

80
Great
4 Reviews
Ends Dec 18
NYC: West Village

An interactive holiday show for children, based on the classic fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.

Unreviewed
Ends Jan 01
NYC: Midtown W

A gravity-defying tribute to history-making Ethiopian runner, Derartu Tulu.

Score it Buy from $20
Unreviewed
Opens Feb 10
NYC: Midtown W

A retelling of the classic Cinderella story, set in a futuristic space society.

Unreviewed
Ends Dec 23
NYC: Midtown W

Clara-Marie and Prince travel to a magic kingdom in this Holiday dance theatre piece for kids.

Unreviewed
Ends Dec 18
NJ: Netcong

An aspiring astronomer is teleported to the Land of Forgotten Toys, where she must save Christmas.

Unreviewed
Ends Dec 31
NYC: Midtown W

The family-friendly stage adaptation of Jane O’Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser's best-selling picture book.